Object Title

Lance

Lance

Date

about 1868

Object Number

VII.4155

Provenance

At the Royal Ontario Museum since 1938. During this time they gave it one of their numbers, L.393.64.21 (M1418). Pre 1938, it was part of the Royal Armouries collection, probably from mid-19th century arsenal.

Physical Description

The head of steel has a triangular section point with concave sides and tapered circular socket. The foot is a steel tapered point with ring and circular socket. The shaft is bamboo, and has a leather grip about 2/3 away from the head with loop ring lashed on.

Associations

Places England